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Global Media Double bombing outside girls' school in eastern Afghanistan
Author: 0 Double bombing outside girls' school in eastern Afghanistan

They were protesting against a police commander. Provincial governor's spokesman said at least 19 people were killed and 57 others were wounded in the explosion. "We went with other boys to see what had happened after we heard an explosion near the girls' school", 12-year-old Elyas told the agency from his hospital bed.

Global Media Russian wanted over novichok poisoning 'to break silence'
Author: 0 Russian wanted over novichok poisoning 'to break silence'

British officials have said the men were agents of Russian military intelligence dispatched to kill Sergei Skripal, a former Russian spy who had given information to British intelligence. But Dawn Sturgess, 44, died July 8, after authorities said she and her boyfriend, Charlie Rowley, 48, had also been exposed to Novichok. "The government has exposed the role of the GRU, its operatives and its methods, this position is supported by our worldwide allies", the spokesman told reporters .

Global Media Storm response in Puerto Rico 'incredibly successful,' blames mayor for Hurricane Maria
Author: 0 Storm response in Puerto Rico 'incredibly successful,' blames mayor for Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello also criticised Trump for not providing additional federal funds still needed for emergency housing and debris removal. He called Maria "the worst natural disaster in our modern history" and said many people are still struggling. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who has been a vocal critic of the administration's handling of the storm, cast blame on the federal government for failing to provide adequate assistance in the aftermath of the storm.

Global Media Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib
Author: 0 Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

He urged the West, including the U.S., to join hands in stopping a possible attack on Idlib. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley echoed this warning on Thursday during a United Nations Security Council meeting on chemical weapons use in Syria .

Global Media Pope to meet US bishops Thursday over abuse scandal
Author: 0 Pope to meet US bishops Thursday over abuse scandal

In a letter , Wuerl wrote - at issue is how to begin effectively a new level of healing to survivors who have suffered so much and the faithful. Pope Francis will meet with USA cardinals and bishops Thursday to discuss the sex abuse scandal, according to the Vatican .

Author: 0 Trump to target foreign meddling in US elections with sanctions order

Bolton said the order is not focused on any particular country, because threats to elections come from many different countries and entities. Apple creating portal for police data requests Trump to order sanctions on foreign companies that meddle in United States elections: report The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Better Medicare Alliance - Hurricane Florence a new test for Trump team MORE said.

Global Media Sex abuse: Pope to meet Thursday with USA bishops
Author: 0 Sex abuse: Pope to meet Thursday with USA bishops

The Vatican said Tuesday the meeting would be headed by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, head of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops , and also include Francis's top adviser on issues related to sex abuse, Cardinal Sean O'Malley. A top aide to Pope Benedict and Pope Francis on Tuesday said the scandal amounted to the church's "own 9/11" catastrophe. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, leader of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has recently come under criticism after that critical Pennsylvania Grand ...

Global Media President Trump Says Response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico Was 'Underappreciated'
Author: 0 President Trump Says Response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico Was 'Underappreciated'

Trump has repeatedly defended federal efforts in the wake of Maria, a Category 5 storm that destroyed much of Puerto Rico's infrastructure and left most of the island without power for weeks or longer. Responding to Trump's assessment of his administration's handling of storm damage, San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, who has been consistently critical of Trump's response, said on MSNBC that the 2,975 deaths "will follow him wherever he goes for the rest of his life".

Global Media Putin says two Skripal suspects are civilians
Author: 0 Putin says two Skripal suspects are civilians

Anti-terrorist police have made it clear they believe GRU agents had used aliases for their attack on Sergei Skripal, 67 and his daughter Yulia, 34. Putin's declaration came seven days after British authorities announced that they had charged two Russian men, identified as Aleksandr Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, with carrying out the poisioning on March 4.

Author: 0 The View Grills George Papadopoulos: Did The Trump Campaign ‘Set You Up?’

Papadopoulos was also asked if he believed that Mueller's investigation will finally unearth a conspiracy of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, to which the convicted former Trump adviser said that he can only hope his testimony helped the special counsel move in the right direction.

Global Media Woman Involved in Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapping to be Released from Prison
Author: 0 Woman Involved in Elizabeth Smart's Kidnapping to be Released from Prison

The Utah Board of Pardons and Parole said Tuesday that Barzee will be freed September 19 after authorities determined they had miscalculated the time Barzee previously served in federal custody. She began serving her federal sentence that same day. Mitchell was sentenced to life in prison in 2011 - almost nine years after Smart's abduction.

Global Media 'The police dropped the ball' - Cele on 'war zone' crime stats
Author: 0 'The police dropped the ball' - Cele on 'war zone' crime stats

The release of the crime statistics for the 2017-2018 period was a sobering affair, during which Police Minister Bheki Cele likened the situation to that of a "war zone". "The figures that always scare me are murder figures", he said. Most murders took place in Gauteng, the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. Murders of Women and Children 2017/2018.

Author: 0 Russian Federation to Hold Largest Military Exercises in almost 4 Decades

While both Russian Federation and China have said the manoeuvres are not directed against other countries they do coincide with Nato's Rapid Trident 2018 military exercise in Ukraine, which started on September 3 and ends on Saturday. Given the declining and increasingly acrimonious state of relations since Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014, Putin "wishes to be as best prepared as possible to prevail in open warfare as well", Giles added.

Global Media USA marking 17th anniversary of 9/11 attacks
Author: 0 USA marking 17th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

Flight 93 was heading to San Francisco from Newark, New Jersey, when passengers stormed the plane's cockpit and sought to take control from the hijackers, crashing in a field and preventing what was thought to be another planned target in Washington.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's Upcoming Visit To Ireland Has Been Cancelled

Last week, Mr Varadkar said the news that Mr Trump was to visit Ireland "came a little bit out of the blue" . Contacts between Mr Varadkar's office and the US Embassy are ongoing this evening. The U.S. President had planned to visit Dublin, and his five-star West Clare resort, on November 12th and 13th. "We need to make sure that's appropriate and fits around that as well".

Author: 0 Trump Knocks Woodward Book As ‘Total Joke,’ Vows To Write ‘Real Book’

Woodward writes in his book, "It was clear that Trump did not understand the way the US government debt cycle balance sheet worked". "I don't even know why any of us are here". Moreover, the book left the White House in chaos which has reportedly made the president very displeased. Other details concern Trump's "lack of curiosity and knowledge" about global affairs.

Author: 0 Bob Woodward tells Stephen Colbert what shocked him most about Trump

Holding White House officials accountable for continuing to participate in an administration whose leader is "detrimental to the health of our republic" would require Commitee chairmen Sen. "At that moment there was a sense of profound alarm in the Pentagon leadership that 'my God, one tweet and we have reliable information that the North Koreans are going to read this as an attack is imminent, '" Woodward said.

Global Media Video of Nawaz Sharifs last meeting with Kulsoom Nawaz
Author: 0 Video of Nawaz Sharifs last meeting with Kulsoom Nawaz

According to sources, the Sharif family has chose to bring back Begum Kulsoom's body to Pakistan , it said . He was sentenced to 10-year jail term by an anti-corruption court in Pakistan. On June 15, she was placed on a ventilator after suffering a cardiac arrest. Begum Kulsoom led defiant, lonely protests against the Musharraf regime to get her husband freed from prison.

Author: 0 Hurricane Florence: Watches posted as ‘extremely dangerous’ Florence churns toward Carolinas

Tropical Storm Florence turned into a hurricane Sunday morning and swirled toward the USA for what forecasters said could be a direct hit on the Southeast toward the end of the week. Further to the east, forecasters are also watching hurricanes Isaac and Helene. Hurricane Isaac - which late Sunday became the fifth hurricane of the season - is heading west towards the Caribbean.

Global Media Woman killed estranged husband outside Walmart, in front of 3 kids
Author: 0 Woman killed estranged husband outside Walmart, in front of 3 kids

Despite emergency efforts to revive him at the scene, the 30-year-old died from his injuries. According to a report obtained by News Channel 5 filed with the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office on May 28, 2018, Coutee filed a complaint against Giles alleging that she slapped him while "they were exchanging custody".

Global Media Sen. Collins Unfazed by Leaked Kavanaugh Email on Roe v. Wade
Author: 0 Sen. Collins Unfazed by Leaked Kavanaugh Email on Roe v. Wade

Here's the truth behind what some saw as Zina Bash making a "white power" sign at the confirmation hearings of her former boss, Judge Brett Kavanaugh . Harris tried to pin down Kavanaugh about a conversation she believed he had about the Mueller investigation with a lawyer at Kasowitz Benson Torres, the law firm founded by President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Marc Kasowitz.

Global Media At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane crash
Author: 0 At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane crash

The aircraft was carrying 23 people from the capital, Juba , to the city of Yirol on Sunday. Overloading of planes is common in South Sudan, and this was believed to have contributed to the crash of a Soviet-era Antonov plane upon takeoff in Juba in 2015 which left 36 people dead.